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About TechnoServe

TechnoServe is a leader in harnessing the power of the private sector to help people lift themselves out of poverty. A nonprofit organization operating in 29 countries, we work with hard working men and women in the developing world to build competitive farms, businesses, and industries. By linking people to information, capital, and markets, we have helped millions to create lasting prosperity for their families and communities.

TechnoServe Labs

TechnoServe Labs identifies, tests, and implements technology to scale impact in the fight against poverty. 

We test and implement practical solutions such as on-line learning platforms as well as more advanced technologies, such as satellite imagery coupled with machine learning algorithms. Technoserve Labs leverages TechnoServe’s on-the-ground experience and strategic market-based approach, coupled with lean, rapid solution testing and iteration. We understand that the best solutions may be simple, elegant adaptations of proven technology.